Family Law

DIVORCE

FAMILY LAW: DIVORCE

No one starts divorce proceedings because things are going well. They’ve gone from bad to worse. They’ve reached the ‘I need a lawyer’ stage. It’s a rough time. We understand.

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For something as personal as divorce, you don’t want just any lawyer. You need a family attorney in Alexandria who:

  • Provides you with frank and candid legal opinions of the risks and benefits associated with the different options available to you under the law
  • Fights for you to be treated fairly in any division of assets and in child custody decisions
  • Brings many years of courtroom experience and knows how to skillfully put together an effective case with compelling evidence
  • Gives you the leverage you need to protect your interests, through deep and specialized knowledge about divorce proceedings in the Northern Virginia region
  • Sticks with you throughout all the phases of your divorce
  • Respects you and keeps you informed
  • Understands the burdens and difficulties involved in the legal process of divorce

We’re Committed to You

  • Our family law team provides the experienced legal judgment you need when making difficult decisions concerning your property rights and your children.
  • We inform you about all of your legal options — whether those options involve the courtroom or the negotiating table.
  • We’re practical, savvy, tenacious, and focused on solving problems.
  • We are your number one legal champion — on your side, all the way.

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When you’re ready to call, we’re ready to help. Reach us at 703-836-9030, or contact us here.

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Resources on Divorce

5 Tips for Talking to Your Children About Divorce
Divorce can be a painful experience for everyone involved. It’s important to remember, no matter the feelings you and your ex may have towards each other, this is also a life-changing event for your children. Talking to your children about an upcoming separation or divorce is no easy task, but with these five tips from….
What can we learn from Bill and Melinda Gates’ divorce?
Headlines sizzled recently with the news that mega-wealthy couple Bill and Melinda Gates plan to divorce. Family law attorney Carolyn Grimes weighs in on some of the legal issues and questions the high-profile split raises.
How do COVID restrictions loosening affect divorced family vacation plans?
The loosening of COVID travel restrictions means families can finally go on vacations that were postponed in 2020, but what happens when divorced parents have different comfort levels when it comes to traveling during a pandemic? Family Law attorney Carolyn Grimes provides insights on how to handle these custody disputes. How Have Restrictions Changed from….

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